Continuity Cloud Engineer Windows - Operations Lochristi

The Team

At Sentia we have a no-nonsense, open culture where we promote new ideas and value your contribution.

To support this culture we organize multiple teambuilding events during the year and Happy Friday @ the office. We believe in self-development and provide a tailored career path so you can continue to grow your competences and knowledge.

Your personality

Are you passioned about technology and eager to learn?

Everything changes fast in our Industry, so you have to adapt quickly to new situations.


You are a teamplayer and you're not afraid to pull in additional people when needed. Visa versa you are also flexible, if needed you jump in to help you co-workers.


Operating under pressure give you a “been there, seen that” feeling which reflects itself in tranquility. Inseparable you have a critical and analytical mindset and are a walking “lessons learned".


You are concise and result-driven (read: get things done. Next to this you believe creativity, motivation, integrity, and teamwork are important values.


What do we want from you?

Knowledge of the following:

  • Microsoft-flavored OSs and its secrets
  • VMWare’s ESX server and its associated suite of products
    • Knowledge on one or more of the following frameworks, middleware and application servers running on Windows:
      • E-mail application servers (Exchange, …) and its associated protocols (smtp, imap, pop)
      • Web application servers (IIS, Apache, …) and its associated protocols (http, https, …)
      • Database application servers (MS-SQL, Oracle DB, …)
      • Application servers (.NET framework, …)
    • Knowledge on one of the following essential platform supporting technologies:
      • DNS application servers (Active Directory DNS, …)
      • Directory application servers (Active Directory)
      • Remote Desktop Services, RemoteApp, VMware Horizon View, Citrix XenDesktop
      • Scripting languages such as Powershell, …
    • Notion about automating deployment and configuration of the above with tools such as Chef, Puppet and Ansible
    • Preferably an understanding of the concepts continuous integration and continuous deployment as well as the platforms and tools used to accomplish this:
      • Containerization platforms (Windows server containers, … )
      • Orchestration platforms (Azure Service Fabric, Kubernetes, …)
      • OTAP/DTAP streets (Team Foundation Server, Bamboo, …)
    • Notion of one of the following:
      • Clustering technologies (Microsoft Cluster, SQL Availability Groups, …)
      • Windows security (event logs, group policies, …)
      • Storage (iSCSI, NFS, CIFS, …)
    • Understanding Linux-based environments, and accepting that the world is more than Windows, is a nice to have J
    • You understand the OSI layer model and have a basic understanding of networking


    You have at least 2 years of relevant experience in one of the above-mentioned concepts and technologies OR just finished an ICT focused higher education track.

So tell me what is this all about?

You are contributing to the lifecycle of internal and customer facing platforms together with your Implementations colleagues.

You will be supporting customer-specific environments leveraging our internal monitoring and ticketing platform.

You will be working on pro-active and pre-emptive tasks to keep the number of incidents that impact the services of our customers low.

Once in a while you will have to scramble into a return to service mode for those issues that were unable to be prevented.

You will be facilitating customers and their partners in their deployment process by providing support for:
- The infrastructure
- The infrastructure and the platform the application needs
- The infra, the platform and the tools needed for automated deployments

You will be supporting migrations
You are expected to regularly decompress and maybe even play some ping pong


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